Tag Archives: Urshult

What is your favourite season?

Cold, grey, snowy and icy.  Temperatures as low as -18C, sunset by 3:30pm, frozen lakes and waterfalls…the Swedish winter is more hardcore than any of the winters I experienced in the UK.  There are days when it feels like the … Continue reading

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Hotel manager’s blog: Day 13

Day 13 in Urshult and I am experiencing what can only be described as Brain Fatigue.  3 weeks operating in a foreign language and starting a new business  have left me drained and needing to recharge.  Add to that today’s … Continue reading

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Urshult Hotell (and surrounding areas)

1. Urshult Hotell was built in 1923 and housed a bakery on the ground floor.  The large baker’s ovens were in the back room with the shop at the front. 2. The hotel has a total of 14 guest rooms … Continue reading

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Quality of life

Quality n. degree of goodness Quality of life: the general well-being of individuals and societies As I sit on my bed writing this blog – with my husband lying next to me marking the bhangra section on some GCSE listening exams – I find … Continue reading

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My first post

So, it all starts here.  2015 – the year of change.  The year my husband and I move to Sweden to take over the running of Urshult Hotell. To be honest, 2014 was pretty change-filled too: the love of my … Continue reading

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